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Agnes Varda and Susan Sontag: Lions and Cannibals

Clip: Season 23 Episode 3 | 27m 52s

At the 1969 New York Film Festival, Newsweek film critic Jack Kroll moderated a conversation about aesthetics and creative decisions between Agnes Varda and Susan Sontag. Varda presented Lion's Love, a film shot in Hollywood with Viva, Jerome Ragni and James Rado. Acclaimed literary and film critic Susan Sontag presented her debut film, Duet for Cannibals, which was shot in Sweden.

Aired: 06/28/10

Expired: 06/29/14

Rating: NR

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